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  1. Meryl Streep Honored With Monte Cristo Award: 'Our Best Work Is Ahead of Us'

    8:16 pm 4/21/2014

    Judith Light, Joe Grifasi, Tracy Letts, Tony Kushner and John Patrick Stanley shared anecdotes about the actress as she received the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center's honor on Monday in NYC.Read more

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  2. Steven Spielberg, Weinstein Co. to Adapt 'The Kidnapping of Edgardo Mortara'

    5:42 pm 4/17/2014

    "Lincoln" screenwriter Tony Kushner will write the script based on a David Kertzer novel.Read more

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  3. L.A.'s Hammer Museum Announces Free Admission at Annual Gala

    3:23 pm 10/7/2013

    The museum drew Jodie Foster, Rita Wilson and Will Ferrell to its Gala in the Garden, which honored writer Tony Kushner and artist Robert Gober Saturday night.Read more

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  4. Hammer Museum to Honor Writer Tony Kushner, Artist Robert Gober

    5:21 pm 7/10/2013

    Viola Davis will be on hand Oct. 5 to pay tribute to the Oscar-nominated "Lincoln" scribe at the Los Angeles museum's 11th annual Gala in the Garden.Read more

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  5. Glenn Beck Slams WWE, Declines 'Monday Night Raw' Invitation (Video)

    6:20 pm 2/22/2013

    The radio host says wrestling fans should reconsider their allegiance to the organization after it introduced conservative characters who make racially charge comments.Read more

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  6. Steven Spielberg, Daniel Day-Lewis, Sally Field, Tony Kushner on Making 'Lincoln' (Video)

    12:32 pm 2/19/2013

    THR awards analyst Scott Feinberg sat down with the Oscar-nominated quartet, as well as several other members of the film's large ensemble cast.Read more

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  7. NYT Columnist Sides With Connecticut Congressman on 'Lincoln' Inaccuracy

    10:50 pm 2/17/2013

    Maureen Dowd's op-ed piece comes on the heels of Joe Courtney's calls for Steven Spielberg to acknowledge the mistake before Sunday's Oscars.Read more

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  8. 'Lincoln' Screenwriter Tony Kushner Criticizes Tea Party, George W. Bush on 'Charlie Rose'

    1:45 pm 2/15/2013

    "There’s this rejection of this sort of basic idea of human community," the "Angels in America" playwright says of the conservative political movement.Read more

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  9. USC Scripter Goes to 'Argo,' Suggesting Oscar Rivals Not Safe in Any Category (Analysis)

    10:44 pm 2/9/2013

    Over the past 24 years, only eight Scripter winners also won the best adapted screenplay Oscar -- but four of those instances came within the last five years.Read more

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  10. Congressman Dismisses Idea 'Lincoln' Critique is Related to Ben Affleck's Support

    11:05 am 2/9/2013

    "It's hilarious, that conspiracy theory," said Rep. Joe Courtney, about the notion that his letter pointing out an inaccuracy in "Lincoln" was related to the "Argo" filmmaker's support of his candidacy. Read more

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